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accused of three peoplee attacks against with close ties to law- enforcement. brianne carter is live in latest on thethe search. using a pipe bombs in .ttacks >> authorities are still aggressively searching for the virginia state alert for thean they believe is armed dangerous. a multistate man want is ongoing old, nowr the 25-year- charges after out of three pipe bomb attacks. >> of violent crime like that, never had that around here. it's early tuesday morning april pipe bomb into a fredericksburg home, blowing a hole in the rules. the alleged crime spree continued in stafford where he bombed two more homes. investigators believed two of incidents target in stafford county , virginia state issued a blue alert, a suspect targeting law-enforcement. >> this guy is extremely dangerous. we believe he has explosive devices and is traveling with. >> this man lives down the from one of the targeted homes. >> i heard a loud bang while i was sleeping and it woke me up. >> on a website belonging to the says, "if i am to be wrongdoing, i should fun."st have some were no injuries reported with
to montana before law enforcement caught up with him. tom roussey with the break that the arrest. >> authorities caught him montano, but he did not want to pull over. throwing pipe bombs back at them. he got out with a gun and took off running. eventually, they were able to into custody before the gun went off. that ended a long manhunt. >> citizens are much safer tonight. ewart was nabbed montana. wednesday hed of three pipe in an attempt to kill a girlfriend. plus, a stafford detective and deputy of arresting him. >> nobody answered at the ex- girlfriend's house. isoss the street, a mother relieved. that he is caught, we do to worry about our children in the neighborhood. we thought it was probably a tree or something. >> i was surprised that he was way up there. who asked not to lives next to the home he used to live at. it was recently raided by swat members that feared it was trapped. >> it is really scary that he would -- beeventually he will back here to virginia. exactly whensure place.ll take >> thank you. now, at 11:00 we are learning about the charges against heights p
, is a setting off three attacks. every investigative law enforcement technique is being used to locate and arrest stewart./ >> investigators say he threw a this frederiksberg come where a county detective to rent a room. then he was accused of bombing other homes in stafford, one of a sheriff's deputy and the .ther of his former fiance, he was already wanted for exposure and violating . protective order a website believed to belong to lays out the case and calls guilty man.of a not the skies extremely dangerous. he has explosives he is traveling with now. >> stewart may be driving a red honda accent with this virginia plate, or a white 2000 nissan alta not with these pennsylvania plates. investigators say the former law have planned these attacks for quite a while and yet."y not be done live in stafford county, abc 7 news. this just in -- police say have arrested an escaped prisoner from california who had been loose for 12 years. corrections officials say was taken into custody in fairfax after escaping from a los angeles detention center. history of identity- crimes. authorities say
law-enforcement officers. state police and 50 federal agents are involved in this one. if you see this man, they do believe he has explosives with him. there is a multiple-state all- manhunt for 25-year-old laurence stewart. >> he has made three bombs and deploy them. morenot know anything vicious than that. a county sheriff's detective live here, and his e able tombers wer unharmed, even though the bomb damaged three rooms. be it wasght may something from the storm -- a explosion, power surge, like that.razy never thought a bomb. people were not home at the time, but no one was hurt. investigators say the targets criminal previous n the countyns i wanted forrt is exposure and violating protective order in earlier case involving an ex-girlfriend. news obtained this of heavilye video d equipment when mobileties searched a after theortly bombing. of a booby concerned trap. until thisnot stop man is in custody. >> store grew up in and attended law school. -- stuart grew up in philadelphia -- stewart grew up in philadelphia. now live look at the charges. stewart faces two counts of f
of millions for schools. and that money has to go to education. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine. >> some students in montgomery have no homework. the principal decided to trade in the worksheets for more time with books. it is one way of evening learning that has not been tried in any local school system. last year students at gaithersburg elementary found out they had no more homework. she was not completely off the hook. instead, reading became the norm. the principal says her staff town home where did not connect well with the curriculum and even took an emotional toll on the students. >> students were disappointed with the work they did or did not have it. >> with district support, she made a bold move of substituting a nightly readings for homework in all grade levels. >> in not you -- the time he is been reading amounts to success. >> students say they get through up to seven books a week. they do have a sign reading but they can read whatever they like outside the classroom.
to education. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine.
an employee of the law firm. she struck a deal to settle charges that sheet used campaign money to pay for her own wedding expenses. >> a man wanted for a series of pipe bomb untaxed is in custody. laurence stewart was arrested in montana. he was suspected of bombing three homes in fredericksburg and stafford county. stewart was trying to kill an ex-girlfriend who accused him of domestic violence and the officers who arrested him. >> we do not have to worry about our children in the neighborhood. >> authorities say stewart threw pipe bombs at officers who were chasing him. not sure how long it will take to extradite him to virginia where he will face attempted murder and other charges. >> president and obama -- president obama and mitt romney making a final push. president obama focused his closing argument on bringing about change while mitt romney countered that argument. >> i know what change looks like because i fought for it. you have, too. after all we have been through together we cannot give up now. >> america finally needs real change. as promised, we are going to give it to the ameri
to allow law enforcement to prepare for hurricane sandeep. the campaign was quick to rescheduled and he was back here with three big rallies. this is a state he wants to win on tuesday. with the battleship behind him mitt romney unveiled his new running mate. in the final weeks of the campaign, the commonwealth had been a frequent stops for the campaign. >> a great virginia welcome. >> thank you, virginia. >> great to be here. >> the campaign knew this would be a key battleground. from the beginning, the strategy has been to come early come often san high-profile surrogates, set up a strong ground game, and most of all sticks to the message. barack obama had his chance. it is time for mitt romney to fix the economy. that has been the message in manassas. >> these are critical times in this country and so you have a choice. america is going to have a choice. he city cannot fix washington from the inside. we will give him that chance. will have 40 straight months of unemployment above 8%. there were fewer new jobs created this month than last month. >> paul ryan has also made frequent vis
a birmingham jail. along the way, we make a stop at the southern poverty law center, where mark potok and his colleagues have been fighting the kkk in courtrooms and classrooms for decades. many of the klanspeople we've talked to say barack obama has been our single most effective recruiting tool in the last four, five years. >> well, i think there's some truth to that. immediately after obama was elected, we saw two of the largest hate websites in the country crash. >> reporter: potok told us that by the late '80s, the klan dwindled to a few hundred. they now number closer to 6,000. >> white power! >> reporter: he believes they can be very dangerous. >> it's dangerous, not so much because a whole bunch of klansmen get together in a room and plan to murder 1,000 people with a bomb so, you know, it's the lone wolf characters that get frustrated with their leaders that break away, you know, one day, walk out of their house and start shooting. >> reporter: with that in mind, at a gas station outside of tupelo, the grand dragon appears. he is also known as steven howard, 31 years old, he says he'
where a detective once rented a room. nobody was hurt. >> rest assured that every investigative law enforcement technique is being utilized to locate and arrest laurence sturebt. -- stewart. >> police say they think he had been planning the attacks for a while and may not be done yet. it is 4:46 now early on this thursday morning. >> much more to come here on "good morning washington". taylor swift's new anncr: it's said that aracter is whawe do... when w we think no one is looking. mitt romney: believe that they are victims. anncr: mitt romney thought no one was looking when... he attacked forty-seven percent of americans. his companies shipped jobs overseas. his plan cuts millionaires' taxes, but raises yours. he'll voucherize medicare... and make catastrophic cuts to education. so remember what romney said... and what his plan would do. president obama: i'm barack obama and... i approve this message. >> good news for virginia residents thanks to hurricane sandy. >> the department of motor vehicles says licenses placards and registration which is
, why is one powerful group using a little known law that allows them to challenge the right of their fellow citizens to vo to? they say they are fighting voter fraud. critics say it is suppression. abc's dan harris set out to investigate for your voice, your vote. >> reporter: teresa sharp is a grandmother who says she's voted in every election since she was 18. she's even served as a poll worker. >> voting, to me, is like, sacred. >> reporter: so, imagine her surprise when she got this letter in the mail. >> dear mrs. sharp. you are hereby note if ied that your right to vote has been challenged by a qualified elector under rc-3503.24, whatever that is. >> reporter: her sons christopher and herbert jr. received similar letters. so his her daughters. and her elderly aunt, too. >> there's somebody out here trying to scare people into not voting. >> reporter: but who? who prompted the county government to send out these letters? the answer, a grassroots organization called true the vote. true the vote believes voter fraud is a sleeping national epidemic. these are their recruit
't accept it. we're a nation of law, we'll obey the law. i think it's very unlikely that you're going to see romney win, i think he'll win around 53%/47%. very unlikely that he can win popular vote and not carry the electoral vote. carville has a rule, incumbents get the last poll. there are a lot of last polls that obama would lose 51%/49%. you go around the country. lots of states obama is at 48%, sometimes 49%, and james carville always said, you never get, if you're the incumbent, you never get a break. >> let's look at the closing arguments from president obama. he was in new hampshire yesterday taking aim at romney's record in massachusetts. >> once he took office, he pushed through a tax cut that overwhelmingly benefited 278 of the wealthiest families in the state, and then he raised taxes and fees on middle-class families. to the tune of $750 million. does that sound familiar to you? >> his argument of course that's exactly what governor romney is going to do if he's president. >> wait a second, the fact is barack obama would trade job creation of romney as governor in a heartbeat. h
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to education. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine.
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-sex marriage, including maryland's. >> i no the vote will mean the law will be overturned. this issue will likely come down to support among african- american voters in the free state. >> join me in supporting question 6. >> marylanders for marriage equality have rolled out several ads featuring black pastors. >> it is about fairness, equality, and treating all people equally. >> the radio commercial also features president obama's support for gay marriage. >> my daughters and have friends whose parents are same-sex couples. >> we just believe that, you know fundamentally marriages between one man and one woman. it is more than about what two adults 1. >> opponents recently released as saying that question six could impact school curriculums. >> supporters say is not true. >> values are taught at home by the parents. that is why the mayor to quality has nothing to do with school. -- mayor richard quality has nothing to do with school. >> marilyn's democratic politics -- maryland's democratic politics could make it very favorable terrain. >> after election day, advocates on both sides
. manufacturers keep changing the chemicals in order to skirt the law. >> i am beyond frustrated. >> other shop owners say spice is ruining the downtown. >> it has been horrible. it is like a drive through. it is the spice drive through. >> they say customers loiter and smoke the drug in front of their shop. >> they're making a choice to purchase it. >> the owner has collected hundreds of signatures from people supporting his right to sell it. including bankers and an fbi agent. the store said its own policy of selling the drug to adults who show id. >> moments after buying some spice, these adult brothers share their struggle. >> if you do not have your world is ending. it is a very addictive. he uses it everyday. >> while it is legal it does not mean it is harmless. frederick memorial hospital has seen a significant jump in emergency room patients as young as middle schoolers because of spice. >> we're not sure what it is. >> police and lawmakers are working on a better way to ban the drug. >> i would like to see this go away. >> crier river. build a bridge and get over it. >> they're expecti
attempted capital murder of a law enforcement officer, use of a weapon or device of a terrorist act. now again, police are looking for this man. they believe it is a multi-state investigation. they are looking not only here in virginia, but also pennsylvania where he may have lived and ohio where he is said to have family as well. anyone with information is asked to contact police. >> 5:38. still ahead, it is country music's biggest night. >> that's right. what can you can expect during the 46th annual c.m.a.'s. why brad paysry called [ male announcer ] citibank's app for ipad makes it easy for anne to manage her finances when she's on the go. even when she's not going anywhere. citibank for ipad. easier banking. standard at citibank. [ harry umlaut ] i speak european you know. [ sally umlaut ] uh-huh. take this fascinating muller yogurt. frut up. means "fruit up." creamy yogurt down below. delectable, layer of fruity, moussey, uppiness on top. frut up. as the europeans say. in their language. wow. you really are bilingual. [ male announcer
for schools. and that money has to go to educucation. it's the law. so vote for question seven. so we can stop spending all that money here, and keep maryland money in classrooms like mine. >>> and you're looking at a live picture of nags, head, north carolina, as the country anticipates and braces for hurricane sandy, this is a monster of a storm, you see the seafoam developing there and spraying towards the camera. it's going to be cold there as well, not good news. >> this is just the early signs there. you see matt gutman walking into frame. this is the early sign, this is rehoboth beach. we're expecting days and days of much, much worse. good morning, america, i'm dan harris. alongside bianna golodryga. that's the first time i have ever mispronounced your last name. bianna golodryga, everybody. it's october 28th. we're talking about that epic superstorm this morning. in a few moments, we'll tell you about the travel delays this storm has caused. it hasn't even made landfall. hundreds of flight cancellations and it's threatening to cause a domino effect for air travel all over the cou
the coastline. some found minor damage. others total destruction. >> seaside heights is now under martial law which is frustrating to some home owners being kept away. >> i don't care about buildings. i don't care about anything but lives. you can always rebuild a house. >> i want to see if it's there. you know, i don't think it's there, but if it's not there then i got to do what i got to do. >> atlantic city, meanwhile, is still under mandatory evacuation. >>> sandy is bringing out the best in people but like all natural disasters it's also bringing out the worst. officials are warning americans to be on alert for storm-related scams of all things. they say they can come in the form of bogus charities, seveny home repair offers and sales of flooded, damaged cars. if you suspect a scam you can report it by calling the national fraud line at 866-720-5721. >>> and here's a look at how to help the victims of hurricane sandy. to donate $10, just text the word redcross to the number 90999 or go to redcross.org to find other ways to pitch in. >>> the storm is having a major impact on election day,
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